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Report: Let's Try: Mentors

Report » Let's Try: Mentors

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Categories

FAMILIES, family partnerships, family leadership, TEACHERS, PRINCIPALS

Areas

SCHOOL:school community connections and partnerships

Authors

Ferguson, Dianne

Published

2004, 7/14/2010

Publisher

National Institute for Urban School Improvement

Abstract

The mentors strategy teams up more familiar and comfortable family members with those who need some help getting to know the system. It’s best to match up family members who share similar cultural and/or language background. Teachers or other school personnel can be mentors as well, but family-to-family is often the most successful.

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